Past Sessions

Women & Violence in First Nations with Dr. Colleen Varcoe

Women & Violence in First Nations with Dr. Colleen Varcoe

On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011, Dr. Colleen Varcoe from the UBC School of Nursing will discuss her research in women and violence in First Nations communities. About the Speaker “I am committed to creating more just and ethical health care. My work examines how the inequities of ethnicity, class, place and ability are central to […]

Gathering Wisdom, Now What? Next steps in the Regional Health Transfer Process

Gathering Wisdom, Now What? Next steps in the Regional Health Transfer Process

Please join us for an important First Nations Health Council update to BC First Nations on Thursday, September 29th, 2011 from 10am to 12pm. Chief Federal Negotiator Ian Potter, Grand Chief Doug Kelly, and Arlene Patton (ADM Population and Public Health), will discuss the Tripartite framework agreement, evolving relationships between First Nations and the federal […]

“The Crab In The Bucket…Transform Lateral Violence in YOUR Community Today”

Presentation Purpose Participants will increase awareness, obtain skills and receive support in order to respond effectively to Lateral Violence in their community organizations. It is intended that this workshop will be the impetus for much needed change in regard to the unconscious use of power in Aboriginal community organizations. This workshop provides a safe space […]